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Asian Okra

Alternative Names

Angled Luffa, Chinese Okra, Loofa, Luffa, Silk Gourd, Singua, Vegetable Sponge

Categories

Fruit Vegetable, Summer/Soft Squash

Origin

Asia

Flavor

Mild, Vegetal

Texture

Creamy, Gelatinous, Spongy, Stringy

Prep Methods

Cut/Slice, Dredge/Bread, Mash/Purée, Pickle

Cooking Method

Boil/Simmer, Braise, Fry/Deep-fry

Uses

see categorized dishes

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